Where do we go for happiness?

Our society has inundated us with the importance of importance.  We have been conditioned to believe in the big, the fast, the expensive and the far away.  I’m still convinced that if you have to move even ten inches from…

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Mercy and Forgiveness in the Age of Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has deeply transformed the ways we experience Lent. Many of us might have been looking forward to the Sacrament of Reconciliation as a part of our usual preparation to participate in the Lord’s Death and Resurrection, or…

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Loving Father bless this house

  Loving Father bless this house And all who in it live May our home be filled with love. Help us to forgive May all who ever visit us Find blessings when they’re here. Fill this home with goodness, Lord…

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A Prayer for First Responders

There are so many for whom we pray, Oh God. This day, in a special way, we lift to you all first responders. We pray for nurses and firefighters; for police officers and counselors; for ambulance drivers and emergency room…

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Act of Spiritual Communion

My Jesus, I believe You are really present in the Blessed Sacrament. I love You more than anything in the world, and I hunger to receive You. But since I cannot receive Communion at this moment, feed my soul, at…

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Message from Fr. Joe (4/2/20)

Important stuff from Most Sacred Heart Dear beloved parishioner – In the midst of all that swirls around us in light of the Coronavirus, we are SO grateful to be connected to you in Christ – wherever you are! (If…

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information

Dear Most Sacred Heart Parishioners, With the arrival of the coronavirus (COVID-19) in the greater St. Louis area, our parish leadership is working with the Archdiocese of St. Louis and state and local health officials to ensure the safety of…

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Carol & Tom Voss Tuckpoint Challenge

Carol & Tom Voss of Most Sacred Heart Parish have pledged half of the estimated $40,000 cost to repair the mortar of our church building, provided we all do our part to match their $20,000 pledge. If we all contribute…

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Ushers and Greeters Needed

WHO MIGHT BECOMING AN USHER/GREETER? Parishioners with the desire to greet people with a smile and assist those in need. Qualities expected of an Usher/Greeter include: · A practicing Catholic of faith and prayer · Enthusiasm for welcoming and greeting…

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Eucharistic Ministers Needed

Since you are coming to Mass anyway… We are looking to train more people for the important role of Eucharistic Minister. It takes over 40 ministers each weekend to distribute communion, and we are in need of additional volunteers.  Therefore,…

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The Spirituality of Motherhood

Join us Monday evening – March 27th – for a special presentation by Fr. Joe for moms on “The Spirituality of Motherhood”. As has been said, “Motherhood is a thankless job with ridiculous hours, but at least the pay stinks!” If…

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Fish Fry 2017!

If our opening Fish Fry was any indication of what’s to come we’re in for a great 2017 Lent!  The evening, Friday, March 3rd showed brisk service in the carry out line. Our eat-in and Fr. Dowling Hall venues were…

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